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This House of Grief: The Story of a Murder Trial

This House of Grief: The Story of a Murder Trial (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Garner, Helen

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This story of a murder trial is a gripping psychological portrait and a moving exploration of the human condition.

ISBN 9781922079206
Published 20 August 2014 by Text Publishing Co
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On Shaking Ground: The Science and Story Behind New Zealand's Earthquakes
  

On Shaking Ground: The Science and Story Behind New Zealand's Earthquakes (Paperback)

By Wright, Matthew

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The extraordinary story of New Zealand's earthquakes, the science and forces that shape them, and the danger of earthquakes yet to hit. This is the story of New Zealand's turbulent tectonics, how earthquakes are measured and described, and how scientists are predicting future sha ...

ISBN 9781775536888
Release Date 26 September 2014 by Random House
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A Job to Do: New Zealand Soldiers of 'The Div' Write About Their World War Two
  

A Job to Do: New Zealand Soldiers of 'The Div' Write About Their World War Two (Hardback)

Edited by Gordon, John

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This anthology is a selection of material describing the experiences of the soldiers of 2 New Zealand Division in World War 2, mostly written from within its ranks. The extracts are drawn from memoirs, fiction, verse, news reports and magazine articles, and record the experiences ...

ISBN 9781775591306
Release Date 1 October 2014 by Exisle Publishing
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Quake Cats: Heart-Warming Stories of Christchurch Cats
  

Quake Cats: Heart-Warming Stories of Christchurch Cats (Paperback)

Photographs by Bullock, Craig

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Heartwarming cat stories from the Christchurch earthquakes, with beautiful photographs illustrating each story. A collection of stories about Christchurch cats and the earthquakes - true tales of heroism, odd and quirky stories, funny stories, sad stories - stories that will surp ...

ISBN 9781775535553
Release Date 3 October 2014 by Random House
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Boots 'n' All: Continuing Tales in the NZ Back Country
 

Boots 'n' All: Continuing Tales in the NZ Back Country (Paperback)

By Walsh, Tony

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Boots 'n' All is a compelling read that continues in the footsteps of the popular first book by author Tony Walsh, The Black Singlet Brigade. From the valleys of Te Urewera to the hinterlands of the South Island, and across to the red, dusty lands of Australia, these stories wea ...

ISBN 9780473281021
Published 1 June 2014
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Naming Jack the Ripper: The Biggest Forensic Breakthrough Since 1888
 

Naming Jack the Ripper: The Biggest Forensic Breakthrough Since 1888 (Hardback)

By Edwards, Russell

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After 125 years of theorising and speculation regarding the identity of Jack the Ripper, Russell Edwards has uncovered the first physical evidence relating to the crimes to have emerged since 1888. This evidence has undergone forensic testing from one of our most highly-qualified ...

ISBN 9780283072086
Release Date 1 October 2014 by Pan Macmillan
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The Complete and Essential Jack the Ripper

The Complete and Essential Jack the Ripper (Paperback)

By Begg, Paul; Bennett, John

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Whitechapel, 1988: a spate of brutal murders becomes the most notorious criminal episode in London's history. The killer, is never brought to justice for the slaughter and mutilation of at least five women in the slums of East London. This book offers detailed accounts of the liv ...

ISBN 9780718178246
Published 29 January 2014 by Penguin
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Murder on the Mind: An Insight into the Minds of Serial Killers and Their Crimes

Murder on the Mind: An Insight into the Minds of Serial Killers and Their Crimes (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Howard, Amanda

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Tells the stories of some of history's most depraved serial killers, and provides insight and analysis of their behaviour, thought processes and crimes. The author focuses on 10 types of serial killers including child murderers, killer couples, parents who murder, mass child murd ...

ISBN 9781742575698
Published 1 August 2014 by New Holland Publishers
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Forensics: The Anatomy of Crime
 

Forensics: The Anatomy of Crime (Hardback)

By McDermid, Val

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The dead talk. To the right listener, they tell us all about themselves: where they came from, how they lived, how they died - and who killed them. Forensic scientists can use a corpse, the scene of a crime or a single hair to unlock the secrets of the past and allow justice to b ...

ISBN 9781781253199
Release Date 1 October 2014 by Profile Books Ltd
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Dennis Nilsen: Conversations with Britain's Most Evil Serial Killer

Dennis Nilsen: Conversations with Britain's Most Evil Serial Killer (Paperback)

By Coffey, Russ

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This is a shocking glimpse into the mind of a killer.

ISBN 9781782194590
Published 1 October 2013 by Blake Publishing
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